Arlington is committed to providing programs and services that support women, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic where job loss, childcare, home schooling and caretaking duties have all fallen disproportionately on women.
The Arlington County Board took a number of actions related to the County’s COVID-19 pandemic response at its May Meeting.
La pandemia del COVID-19, y la subsiguiente recesión económica, están provocando que muchas personas experimenten depresión, ansiedad, estrés y aislamiento, entre otros desafíos. “Una de cada cinco personas experimentará una enfermedad mental en algún momento de su vida”, dijo el Dr. John Palmieri, Jefe de la División de Salud Mental del Condado de Arlington. “Debido […]
The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent economic downturn are causing many people to experience depression, anxiety, stress and isolation, among other challenges. “One in five people will experience a mental illness at some point during their lifetime,” said Dr. John Palmieri, Behavioral Healthcare Division Chief for Arlington County. “Because many people are facing mental health challenges […]
The Arlington County Board will consider and act on dozens of items at its May 2020 Meeting.
The Arlington County Board adopted the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget, with no tax rate increase.
The coalition will help identify unsheltered individuals at high risk for COVID-19 and connect them with available resources and services.
The money will be provided from the FY 2020 Budget contingency fund to nonprofit Arlington Thrive, which provides financial assistance to County residents.
The County is sharing a new resource, Steps to Slow the Spread of COVID-19, which tells residents what to do if they or family members are sick.
Arlington County’s Project PEACE is recognizing April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAPM) with virtual observances and daily online opportunities. During the COVID-19 public health crisis, survivors of sexual assault need support, champions and affirmation of their stories and voices. With the inability to physically gather and connect, Project PEACE is focused on […]